The search for the Codex Cardona / Arnold J. Bauer.

By: Bauer, Arnold JMaterial type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2009Description: 1 online resource (viii, 181 pages, 8 pages of plates) : color illustrations, color mapsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780822391579; 0822391570Subject(s): Codex Cardona | Codex Cardona | Nahuas -- Mexico -- History -- 16th century | Nahuas -- Mexico -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Mexican | HISTORY -- Latin America -- Mexico | Manuscripts, Mexican | Nahuas | Mexico | HISTORY / Latin America / Mexico | 1500-1599Genre/Form: Electronic books. | History. | Manuscripts.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Search for the Codex Cardona.DDC classification: 972.01 LOC classification: F1219.73 | .B38 2009Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
The Crocker lab -- A world of painted books -- Early doubts -- Sotheby's of London -- The Getty -- Sloan ranger -- Nights in the gardens of Coyoacan -- A mysterious affidavit -- Seville -- Christie's of New York -- El Palacio del Marques -- Libreria Zocalo -- An internet posting -- The architect's studio -- Pasaje de las Flores -- The high end -- Ibiza -- A Madrid anticuario.
Summary: The Codex Cardona is a Mexican "painted book" which may date from the 16th century and has been assessed inconclusively by such places as Sotheby's, the Getty, and Stanford University. This book describes the author's quest to determine the ori.
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"On the trail of a sixteenth-century Mexican treasure."

Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-175) and index.

The Crocker lab -- A world of painted books -- Early doubts -- Sotheby's of London -- The Getty -- Sloan ranger -- Nights in the gardens of Coyoacan -- A mysterious affidavit -- Seville -- Christie's of New York -- El Palacio del Marques -- Libreria Zocalo -- An internet posting -- The architect's studio -- Pasaje de las Flores -- The high end -- Ibiza -- A Madrid anticuario.

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The Codex Cardona is a Mexican "painted book" which may date from the 16th century and has been assessed inconclusively by such places as Sotheby's, the Getty, and Stanford University. This book describes the author's quest to determine the ori.

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Arnold J. Bauer is Professor Emeritus in the Department of History at the University of California, Davis.

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